Local notes - MONASTEREVIN

Venice of Ireland

Venice of Ireland

The committee wish to thank all who supported the festival over the last 3 years.The A.G.M will be held on Tuesday 5 February at 7.30pm in Carmodys Bar. The future of the festival for 2013 is dependent on people joining the organising committee, so please come along.

St Peters Boys N.S.

Are working towards achieving their first Green Flag this year.If you need any tips on Recycling, How to make a compost heap,How to get a compost bin,Need a battery recycling box ect. Contact St Peters Green Schools Committee.www.stpetersmonasterevin.ie

Anniversary Mass

For deceased civilian employees of the Department of Defence, Curragh Camp,Magee Barracks,Devoy Barracks & Coolmooney Camp will be in St Brigids Church,Curragh Camp,on Friday 8 February at 10.00am.Refreshments after in McDonagh Centre.

Parish Lotto.

Numbers drawn on 22 January 09,11,16,23. Jackpot not won. Winners of €20 J & M McCormack,C.McHale,T.Harrington,K.OBrien,S.Byrne. Jackpot now €4,000.

Monasterevin Community Games

Help Needed--A Mentor/Musical person/ persons required to help with an under 16 mixed choir for the up coming Community Games in Newbridge. Contact Margaret 0874160700 or Theresa 0868828949.

Monasterevan Credit Union School Quiz

Will be held in St Pauls School on Monday 4 February. All school in the area will have teams partaking on the night.

Enrolments Scoil Eimhin Naofa

Parents who wish to enroll their children in September may do so from Monday 28 January to Friday 1 February inclusive. Please bring childs State Birth & Baptismal Certificates.Parents/Guardians are encouraged to bring their child when making enrolment application.

Monasterevin Senior Citizens Dinner and Party

The do was held in Clonard Court Hotel Athy on Sunday 20 January and was attended by approx 200 peopleAll enjoyed a beautiful meal ,a free raffle and a great evening of singing and dancing. Sister Mary Rose and Fr Johnny Foster cut the cake as the oldest representives from Monasterevin. Great credit is due to the hard working committee for organising the day and the bus to take the people there.

Monasterevin OG AGM

The Monasterevin Og AGM took place on January 17th. Following an incredibly successful year ,the outgoing Chairperson Damien Coughlan paid tribute to the mentors, players, committee and all individuals who contributed to the success in the past year. The secretary and treasurers reports for the year were given by Dominic Stapleton. The newly elected officers for the coming year are as follows:

Chairman - Noel Carroll; Vice - Chairman - Stephen Morrissey; Secretary and Treasurer - Dominic Stapleton; Committee - Alan Brennan, Derek Lavin, Paul Gorman, Anne Prendergast, Catriona Bannon, Derek Foran, Aidan Prendergast, Mick Foley, Sandra Lavin, mark Clifford

Team Mentors for 2013 U/6 - Paul Molloy, Mark Clifford; U/8 - Alan Brennan, Derek Lavin

U/10 - Stephen Morrissey, Derek Foran, Noel Carroll; U/12 - Mick Foley, Adrian Hyland

U/14 - Peter Earley, Aidan Prendergast, Paul Gorman; U/16 - Stephen Nash, Tom Dempsey

Training for all underage will commence on March 1 at 6.30pm

Dinner Dance

The club dinner dance will take place in the Keadeen Hotel on 9th March. Music by Vegas Nights. Tickets 40 euro available now from Earleys Fashion shop or Josie 086 8769475. Come help the club celebrate a monumentous year.

Weekly Draw Results January 23, 2013

150 Helena Whelan; 50 Dinny; 50 Jenny Butler; 50 Maggie Donoher; Sellers Prize 20 Jenny Gleeson

Training Under 16’s

Boys Under 16 training has resumed. All enquiries Stephen Nash 083 1068105. All players welcome.

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